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The Asteria wraith is an advanced wraith unit fielded by Matt Horner during the End War against Amon. They were part of the elite of the Dominion Fleet, and were augmented with mercenary technology from Mira's Marauders, enhancing their firepower and cloaking abilities.[1]

Game UnitEdit

Asteria wraiths are a unit available to Han and Horner in Co-op Missions, counting as a Horner unit and available from the Dominion starport. Unlike their regular counterparts, Asteria wraiths use burst lasers on both air and ground targets. They can be upgraded to permanently cloak and gain attack speed for every shot they fire, as well as tactical jump.

Abilities and UpgradesEdit

Cloaking Field

Enables Horner Asteria wraiths to cloak.

Cost 25 (+0.9 per second) Energy Terran SC1
Campaign Acquisition
Acquired from Initially available.
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Unreigistered Cloaking System

Allows Asteria Wraiths to remain permanently cloaked.

Hotkey C
Cost 100 Minerals Terran SC1 100 TerranVespene SC2 Game1 90Time SC2 Game1
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Trigger Override

Asteria Wraith attack speed increases by 10% with each attack, up to a maximum of 100%.

Campaign Acquisition
Acquired from Reach Han and Horner Level 7
Hotkey S
Cost 100 Minerals Terran SC1 100 TerranVespene SC2 Game1 90Time SC2 Game1
Required Armory
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Tactical Jump

Asteria Wraiths, Deimos Vikings, and Theia Ravens can use Tactical Jump, warping them to any location, even if not visible. Aircraft is invulnerable while warping

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Cooldown 60Time SC2 Game1
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Cost 150 Minerals Terran SC1 150 TerranVespene SC2 Game1 90Time SC2 Game1


  • During development, the Asteria wraith had an upgrade named Pulse Amplifier which increased its burst laser damage.[2]
  • Asteria is a greek name meaning "of the stars" or "starry one".


  1. Blizzard EntertainmentStarCraft II: Legacy of the Void. (Activision Blizzard) (in English). November 10, 2015
  2. Blizzard Entertainment. StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void Map Editor. (Activision Blizzard) (in English). November 10, 2015